A review on Industry 4.0 and supply chain sustainability

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Abstract

The concept of Industry 4.0 has bought a big change in business process management enabled through wireless sensors networks and advanced technologies. Industry 4.0 has lead to successful smart manufacturing, smart warehousing and smart logistics. These practices have direct and indirect effects on supply chain sustainability. This area is under researched and need focus from the research community. The aim of this paper is to systematically review prior literature in the field of Industry 4.0, Cyber Physical Systems, and supply chain sustainability. Further analysis is performed to view the publication trends, number of publications per year, author affiliation, top papers and highest number of citations. This will provide a clear picture and enable researchers' to draw a boundary for proposing future research directions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2071-2078
Number of pages8
JournalProceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management
Volume2018
Issue numberNOV
Publication statusPublished - 2018
EventProceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management Pretoria, IEOM 2018 -
Duration: 29 Oct 20181 Nov 2018

Keywords

  • Industrial Internet of Things
  • Industry 4.0
  • Literature review
  • Sustainable supply chain

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Strategy and Management
  • Management Science and Operations Research
  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

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